One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘We are seeking teams that are effective, focused, disciplined and self-starting.’
- ‘Of course it is not all self-starting stuff around here.’
- ‘When they see it happen, bookshop clerks add to their knowledge of the pathos of human nature and, after the self-starting author has departed, quietly return his books to Sociology.’
- ‘How is the picture of a farming sector willingly reliant on the government for half of its income consistent with a view of itself as a self-sufficient, self-starting industry?’
- ‘Because it is reliable and completely self-starting, this technique is being increasingly used, particularly in non-tunable industrial lasers.’
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